Historical Events In 1939
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Sep 04 The Polish ghetto of Mir is exterminated in the year 1939.
Sep 05 34th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in Haverford (3-2) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Cornelis J "Cor" van Ast, Dutch actor/director (Two Boys), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history the US proclaims its neutrality in WWII a position that would last until 12/7/1941.
Sep 06 1st German air attack on Great-Britain in WW II on this day in history.
Sep 06 Arthur Rackham, artist/illustrator (Grimm's Fairy Tales), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1939 south Africa declares war on Germany during WWII.
Sep 07 Radio NY Worldwide-WRUL begins radio transmission on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history fDR declares "limited national emergency" due to war in Europe
Sep 09 Nazi army reaches Warsaw in the year 1939.
Sep 09 On this day in history s M Tretjakow, writer, dies at 47 [or Aug 9]
Sep 10 In the year 1939 canada declares war on Germany
Sep 10 Canada declares war on Germany during WWII in the year 1939.
Sep 10 HMS OXLEY, sunk by "friendly fire " off Norwegian coast, south of Stavanger in North Sea torpedoed in error by RN submarine 'Triton' in the year 1939.
Sep 11 Battle of Kutno-pocket: Germans advance to Warsaw on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1939 first (tethered) flight of the Vought-Sikorsky VS-300, one of the first viable American helicopters
Sep 14 In the year 1939 british fleet attacks German U-39 boat
Sep 15 In the year 1939 australian government announces the mobilisation of the militia and the establishment of the Second AIF for service abroad
Sep 16 53rd US Womens Tennis: Alice Marble beats Helen Hull Jacobs (60 810 64) on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history yanks clinch pennant #11
Sep 17 In the year 1939 german U-29 sinks British aircraft carrier Courageous, 519 die
Sep 17 In the year 1939 hMS COURAGEOUS sunk south west of Ireland by 2 torpedoes from German U.29. 514 men lost from crew of 1,260
Sep 17 Invasion of Poland by the Red Army on this day in history.
Sep 18 Bob Whittaker, (Rep-R-KS, 1979- ) in the year 1939.
Sep 18 In the year 1939 polish govt of Moscicki flees to Romania
Sep 19 British Expeditionary Force reaches France on this day in history.
Sep 20 British fleet takes German U-27 boat in the year 1939.
Sep 21 On this day in history armand Calinescu, premier of Romania, murdered
Sep 21 On this day in history heydrich orders ghettos established in occupied Poland, under "Judenrats".
Sep 21 Reinhard Heydrich meets in Berlin to discuss final solution of Jews in the year 1939.
Sep 23 Cookie Lavagetto goes 6 for 6-Dodgers get 27 hits & beat Phillies 22-4 in the year 1939.
Sep 23 Sigmund Freud, created psychoanalysis, dies at 83 in the year 1939.
Sep 24 Carl Laenmie, film producer, dies in the year 1939.
Sep 25 German Luftwaffe strikes Warsaw with (fire)bombs on this day in history.